The Society hosts a series of programs from fall through spring. Programs are free to Society members. A donation from non-members would be appreciated.
All programs are held on Sunday at 2:00 PM in Town Hall (Sudbury Center) unless otherwise indicated.
You can view many of our earlier programs on Sudbury TV — see our video library for a listing.
|September 6th, 2014 (Saturday) Noon
Field Day and Fireworks
|Celebrating Sudbury's 375th birthday. The SHS will be at the Field Day with a booth showcasing Sudbury's history. For more events celebrating Sudbury's 375th Anniversary, see Sudbury Celebrates 375 schedule and facebook page.|
|September 27th, 2014 (Saturday) 10:00 AM
Colonial Faire & Muster of Fyfes & Drums
|From 10 to 4, at the Wayside Inn. Come to enjoy the largest Colonial event in the Northeast. From 10 AM - 4 PM with a parade at 11:45. $2 admission. The SHS will be present in Booth 10-4. For more information see sudburymuster.org.|
|October 5th, 2014 (Sunday) 2:00 PM
Sudbury Plantation Un-covered: Archaeological Evidence of the First Residents
|Celebrate Archaeology Month with Tonya Largy, Wayland resident and archaeological consultant specializing in the analysis of plant and animal remains from archaeological sites.|
|October 18th, 2014 (Saturday) 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
|Outside Sudbury Town Hall. Donations are welcome. Call 978-443-9023 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to donate.|
|October 24th, 2014 (Friday) 7:30 PM
Musicians of the Old Post Road Concert
|“NOW and THEN”- a musical sound exploration of period and modern instruments, First Parish, Sudbury. Tickets sold at the door.|
|November 9th, 2014 (Sunday) 2:00 PM
Remember. Reflect. Explain
|Thatcher Freund, published author and journalist will present He says “Writing down the stories of our lives is one of the most important things we can do for those who follow us. We Live. We learn. In telling our stories we help our children and our children’s children remember who we were, and, from remembering us, to better know themselves.”|
|December 7th, 2014 (Sunday) 3:00 PM
Caroling and Family Christmas Party
|Caroling with songbooks (costumes welcomed) from 3-4 p.m. on the steps of the Town Hall. ALL WELCOME! Following, at 4 p.m., the Sudbury Grange will host the annual Family Christmas Party in the Grange Hall with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Also Toys for Tots at Town Hall with U. S. Marines.|
|January 13, 2015 (Tuesday) 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Benefit Night at Lotus Blossom Restaurant
|Benefit Night at Lotus Blossom Restaurant in Sudbury (394 Boston Post Rd.). Dine In or Carry Out your dinner. Lotus Blossom will donate 20% of the receipts to the SHS. Bring friends!|
|February 1, 2015 (Sunday) 2:00 PM
Wheeling, Dealing, A Dump and Sudbury’s Future
|The story of the Wheeler Family’s war with Wayland and Sudbury and how the town boundaries were made. Our presenter is Ernie Beer, a Society member and regular presenter of interesting programs about local people, places and things.|
|March 1st, 2015 (Sunday) 3:00 PM|
The Untold Story of Henry Ford’s Underground Cooling Plant
|Richard Gnatowski (the miller of the Grist Mill) and Dr. Tony Howes present the Untold Story of Henry Ford’s Underground Cooling Plant (next to the Grist Mill) including related significant stories.|
|April 12th, 2015 (Sunday) 2:00 PM
“Sudbury’s Road to the Revolutionary War (1765-1775)
|A dramatic reading of Sudbury Town Meetings and the diary of Experience Richardson in the context of the historian’s overview. Produced and directed by Peg Fredrickson.|
|April 19th, 2015 (Sunday) 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Red Cross Blood Drive at Town Hall
|Red Cross Blood Drive at Sudbury Town Hall. Be part of an old Sudbury tradition with the Sudbury Cos. of Militia, Minute and Alarm.|
|May 2015 (Sunday)
Founder’s Circle Event
|Details to follow.|
|May 2015 (Sunday)
|Details to follow.|
|June 7th, 2015 (Sunday) 2:00 PM
Where They Were and How They Grew
|A look at Sudbury schools from early days to the present. Preceded by the SHS annual meeting.|
December 15th, 2013 Christmas from Olde New England Musicians of the Old Post Roaddetails ...
November 10th, 2013 The Fabric of Life in Sudburydetails ...
September 21st, 2013 Five Century House Tour in Waylanddetails ...
May 1, 2011 Bus Tour of Prohibition Sites of Sudburydetails ...
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